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15 January, 2019 8:38 AM German airport security staff begin one-day strike

Frankfurt: Security staff at eight German airports went on strike on Tuesday in an escalating pay dispute that means up to 220,000 passengers could be affected by delays or cancellations, airport association ADV said. Security workers at the smaller Hamburg, Hanover and Bremen airports downed tools from midnight while those at main hub Frankfurt joined 215

15 January, 2019 4:28 AM Italian firm loses Rs 130 crore to hackers in con job

In perhaps the biggest such online heist, a Mumbai-based Italian firm lost Rs 130 crore to suspected hackers who allegedly convinced its local managers that the money was needed for an acquisition, police said on Monday. The hackers sent emails to the head of the Indian subsidiary of the firm through an email account, which looked similar to that of the group 158

14 January, 2019 3:44 PM 3 Dead After Kite Strings Slit Throats In Gujarat's Uttarayan Festival

Several others were injured in separate incidents across the state after falling off rooftops while flying kites. Three persons, including a child, were killed after their throats got slit by kite strings during Uttarayan festivities in Gujarat, police said Monday. Several others were injured in separate incidents across the state after falling off rooftops 159

14 January, 2019 9:42 AM Rajasthan Government To Honour Those Who Adopt Stray Cows

The Congress-led Rajasthan government has decided to honour those who adopt stray cows on Independence Day and Republic Day. The Directorate of Gopalan has issued a letter to all district collectors asking them to motivate donors, NGOs, social workers and cow lovers to adopt stray cows and felicitate them on August 15 and January 26. The Directorate 178

14 January, 2019 9:15 AM Vahbiz Dorabjee has an adventurous holiday in Bali

She also had a taste of the local culture there. “We tried the local food and I just loved the chicken satay. The people are so lovely out there, they are very warm and helpful and they have such a rich culture,” she says. Ask her what anyone’s to-do list must be like when you go to Bali. “The 5 must-do things in Bali are going to Gilli islands without 134

14 January, 2019 2:35 AM Madhya Pradesh: Civil surgeon sacked after kissing video with nurse inside operation room goes viral

UJJAIN: A civil surgeon at Ujjain district hospital has landed himself in a soup after a video allegedly showing him kissing a woman in an operation theatre has gone viral on different social media platforms. Sources said the woman in the video is a nurse at the hospital. District Collector Shashank Mishra told PTI that the 49-year-old civil surgeon 102

13 January, 2019 10:06 PM Cutting Of Trees For PM Modi's Helipad Sparks Row In Odisha

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that people who are "afraid" of PM Modi's visit are trying to spread a false campaign by "misusing" forest officials. Two days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled visit to Balangir district, a row surfaced on Sunday over alleged cutting of trees to prepare a temporary helipad. Divisional Forest Officer 182

13 January, 2019 3:38 PM Goa Ranji Trophy cricketer Rajesh Ghodge dies of heart attack at 47

The incident took place at around 3 pm. Panaji: Former Goa Ranji player Rajesh Ghodge died on Sunday after suffering a heart attack during a local-level match in Margao town of the state. He was 44. "He was at the non-striker end when he collapsed. He was immediately shifted to a hospital," a senior member of the Margao Cricket Club which had organised 120

13 January, 2019 1:59 PM Former Goa Ranji Cricketer Rajesh Ghodge Collapses On Field, Dies In Hospital

The deceased cricketer had scored 30 runs and was at the non-striker's end when he collapsed. A 46-year-old former Goa Ranji cricketer Rajesh Ghodge collapsed on a cricket ground while playing a local tournament in Margao town in South Goa on Sunday afternoon and died soon at a local hospital, organisers of the tourney said. The deceased cricketer had scored 126

12 January, 2019 6:57 PM Congress to support Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal for new government if he quits BJP over Citizenship Bill

Guwahati: Congress leader Debabrata Saikia on Saturday asked Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal to quit the BJP and form a new government with his party's support, while the AGP said it may restore its alliance with the saffron party if the Citizenship Amendment Bill is scrapped. Saikia, the leader of Opposition in Assam Assembly, talking to a local 163